Final Journal Prompt of Spring 2011 Term

For your last journal entry, due next Tuesday May 3rd, please write on these questions:

1) The course objective for this class was:

you will understand how historians work and how history is made. You will also feel confidence in approaching your own historical investigations because you will possess the practical skills and methodological tools.

Discuss how you have met this objective through your class participation, journal writing, and your written assignments.

2) What part(s) of the course have been the most useful, memorable, or interesting to you?

3) In the department we’ll be offering this course every semester and starting next year it will become a requirement of the major and minor. What suggestions for improvements to this course do you have? What do you think majors/minors should learn to do in this course?